Orthopaedic Surgery News
Media CoverageView more
Most experts agree that stretching is beneficial. The American Council on Exercise (ACE) explains that it enhances flexibility, which is one of the five components of fitness. Dave Nolan, PT, DPT, a sports physical therapist at Mass General, suggests beginning a routine that stretches the muscles that support mobility.
Kelly McInnis, DO, sports medicine physiatrist, director, Harvard Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Sports Medicine Fellowship and co-director of Mass General Brigham’s Women’s Sports Medicine Program, discusses the physical demands of sports competition with Boston 25 News and highlights the concern that students who decide early to specialize in one sport year-round risk increased injuries because they are using the same patterns of movement repeatedly.
Advances in Motion provides health care professionals with information about the latest breakthroughs, research and clinical advances from Massachusetts General Hospital.
See a schedule of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery's Grand Rounds and other CMEs.
Our research has led to transformational changes in patient treatments. Our faculty and staff are working on research developing materials, improving surgical techniques & designing medical devices.